Category: Tech News

Frazier Healthcare Partners raises $617M life sciences fund

Providence Ventures, led by ex-Amazon exec, raises second $150M fund for early stage investments

AI2 Incubator hatches a $10M fund for AI startups with support from big-name VCs

The AI2 Incubator program draws upon the resources of the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence in Seattle. (AI2 Photo) Seattle’s Allen Institute for Artificial...

Seattle security company ExtraHop touts $150M in 2019 bookings ahead of potential IPO

(L to R): ExtraHop CTO Jesse Rothstein CTO; CEO Arif Kareem; Raja Mukerji, Chief Customer Officer and co-founder (ExtraHop Photo) Cyber attacks against companies are...

Report: WeWork’s real estate activity plummets following aborted IPO

(Bigstock Photo) WeWork’s rapid expansion in recent years has slowed to a crawl, according to a new report, amid the fallout of the co-working giant’s failed IPO....

Microsoft pledges to be ‘carbon negative’ by 2030, launches $1B Climate Innovation Fund

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announces the company’s long-term climate initiatives Thursday morning on the Redmond campus. (GeekWire Photo / Todd Bishop) REDMOND, Wash....

Seattle AI startup drew interest from Amazon, Microsoft, Intel before selling to Apple

Xnor.ai’s office in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood was mostly dark on Wednesday, with a move clearly in progress. (GeekWire Photo / Taylor Soper) Apple wasn’t the...

Nintendo reveals long-anticipated fifth DLC fighter to ‘Smash Brothers’ roster, with six more coming

Both versions of Byleth are joining Smash. (Screenshot via Nintendo trailer) The long-anticipated fifth DLC fighter for Super Smash Brothers Ultimate will be Byleth, the...

Microsoft, Reddit, Twitter, others urge federal court to block Trump’s ‘public charge’ immigration rule

President Donald Trump speaking at the Economic Club of New York in November. (Official White House Photo / Shealah Craighead) Companies across the country are trying to...

Flight Live matches users with trainers for online, on-demand personal workouts

The Flight Live team, from left to right: John Lindala, director of fitness; Nathan Han, Jr. developer; Ron Yang, technical co-founder; and My Le Goel, founder and CEO....

Tech roles dominate Glassdoor’s list of 50 Best Jobs in America for 2020

(BigStock Image) Glassdoor’s list of the 50 Best Jobs in America is dominated by tech in 2020, with seven of the top 10 spots and nearly half of the complete list...